Job Status: Posted 5 months ago


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Job Type

18 Years Old

Minimum Age

No Experience

Minimum Experience

Job Description

The Sun Valley LIFT OPERATOR is responsible for the safe loading and unloading of guests of all ages and abilities that are using our chairlifts. As a member of the lift department team, the lift operator will provide exceptional service for our guests during their visit.

Lift Operator Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

-Follow company/department safety policies and procedures.
-Able to work independently or in a small group to accomplish daily job-related tasks.
-Completes pre-operational procedures and inspections.
-Assist in snow removal, daily set up, and routine maintenance of work areas.
-Anticipate guest’s needs and provide service above and beyond guest expectations.
-Remain alert for guests improperly loading and unloading the ski lifts.
-Assist with completing lift closing procedures.
-Work with all-mountain departments respectfully in assisting and resolving issues that could arise during the operations.

Lift Operator Qualifications:

-18 years or older, high school diploma or equivalent
-Able to read, write, speak and understand English
-Able to lift up to 50 pounds, Able to work outside in all weather conditions
-Skiing/Snowboarding is a plus but not required
-Completion of Sun Valley lift department/lift operator training
-Have the ability to work weekends, holidays, and early mornings (6:00 a.m.)
-Able to work through the entire winter season

Seasonal Benefits: Seasonal benefits change with each season. Please see HR for a list of the most up-to-date benefits.

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Positions to Fill

65 openings

International Applicants Accepted?